Flying | American Legion World Series Baseball - Shelby NC

Flying

For those flying into the area, there are two main domestic airport choices. The larger airport is Charlotte Douglas International Airport in Charlotte. The other option is the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport in Greer, S.C. Each has rental car services; contact information is below.

cd_flyingCharlotte Douglas Int Airport
5501 Josh Birmingham Parkway
Charlotte, NC 28208
Distance to Keeter Stadium: 38 miles

gsp_flyingGreenville-Spartanburg Int Airport
2000 GSP Drive, Suite 1
Greer, SC 29651
Phone: 864-877-7426
Distance to Keeter Stadium: 56 miles


Travel Discounts

The American Legion has obtained discounts with American Airlines, Delta Airlines and United Airlines for American Legion National Baseball Regionals and World Series. Individuals can contact the airlines directly to obtain the discounts. It is recommended that tickets be purchased at least 30 days prior to travel. Discounts vary, and the airlines will charge a service fee to make the reservation.

No discounts apply with Amtrak or Greyhound, but reservations can be made online at www.amtrak.com and www.greyhound.com or by phone at (800) 231-2222 for Greyhound.

The contact numbers for each airline are:

  • American Airlines – (800) 433-1790 – Reference Index No. 22836.
  • Delta Airlines – (800) 328-1111 – Contract No. 419679. Refer to File No. NMH6B.
  • United Airlines – (800) 521-4041 – Agreement Code 907150, Z Code ZRES. Booking online at www.united.com receives an additional 3 percent discount. No service fee applies.

Below is the 2014 American Legion meeting schedule, along with destination cities and airports.

  • Aug. 7-11. American Legion      Baseball Regionals, various locations (BDL, LIT, IND, FAR, EUG, PHX, GSO,      CLT)
  • Aug. 12-19. Legion Baseball      World Series, Shelby, N.C. (CLT, GSP)

CAR RENTAL COMPANIES

Listed below are the car rental companies that operate in Shelby, at the Charlotte Douglas International Airport and at the Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport.

SHELBY

A Plus Car Rentals of Shelby
704-482-0089

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
704-484-8655

CHARLOTTE DOUGLAS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Advantage
1-800-777-5500

Alamo/National Car Rental
1-877-222-9058

Avis Rent-A-Car
704-359-4590

Budget Rent-A-Car
704-359-5001 or 1-800-527-0700

Dollar Rent-A-Car
704-359-0760 or 1-800-800-4000

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
704-539-8884 or 1-800-325-8007

Hertz Rent-A-Car
704-359-0114 or 1-800-654-3131

Thrifty Rent-A-Car
1-877-283-0898

GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT

Alamo/National Car Rental
864-655-5275 or 1-800-328-4567

Avis Rent-A-Car
864-655-5200 or 1-800-331-1212

Budget Rent-A-Car
864-655-5225 or 1-800-527-0700

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
864-655-5250 or 1-800-261-7331

Hertz Corporation
864-655-5300 or 1-800-654-3131

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